Biologist IV Salary in the United States

How much does a Biologist IV make in the United States? The average Biologist IV salary in the United States is $102,104 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $87,574 and $119,252. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Biologist IV studies the basic principles of plant and animal life and the effects of varying environmental and physical conditions such as radioactivity or pollution. Studies reactions of plants, animals, and marine species to parasites, bacteria, pharmaceuticals and chemicals. Being a Biologist IV requires a graduate degree in area of specialty. May report to an executive or a manager. To be a Biologist IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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